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spongy

spon·gy

spongy

 
pronunciation:
spuhn ji
part of speech: adjective
inflections: spongier, spongiest
definition: like a sponge in being light, full of holes, or able to keep its shape after being pressed or stretched.
We walked over the spongy ground near the swamp.
antonyms:
hard
derivations: spongily (adv.), sponginess (n.)